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National Bank Donates $100,000 to Support Flood Victims and Offers Relief to its Clients Affected by the Flooding

Montreal, 8 May 2017 -

National Bank will be donating $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross and local organizations to help meet the urgent needs of flood victims in Eastern Canada, and particularly in Quebec.

National Bank will also be collecting donations from the public at branches across Canada from May 8 to June 11, 2017. All funds collected through National Bank branches will be remitted to the Red Cross and used to provide immediate assistance to the victims.

The Bank is already deploying its usual support measures for clients affected by the flooding which include, among other things:

  • Deferred payments on personal loans
  • Deferred payments of principal and interest on personal mortgage loans
  • Personalized, case-by-case agreements for affected business clients

Clients affected by the flooding are urged to contact their branch to discuss their needs or contact our telephone banking services at 1-888-835-6281.

Related Link:

To donate to the Spring Floods appeal: Red Cross

About National Bank of Canada
With $234 billion in assets as at January 31, 2017, National Bank of Canada, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada’s leading integrated financial groups. The Bank has more than 21,000 employees and is widely recognized as a top employer. The Bank's securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank’s activities at or via social media such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

For more information:
Claude Breton
Vice-President, Public Affairs
National Bank
Tel.: 514-394-8644